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Winterfest game leaves Oxford cold

Oxford's Lady Cats couldn't get the job done on the court against the Troy Colts in a physical Winterfest game that led to a 45-36 loss. While they trailed behind most of the first half, the Lady Cats fought back to end the second quarter with a two-point lead of 23-21, but they could not match the Colts in the second half as they were outscored 24-13 in the final two quarters....more >>
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Surge over Dragons for win

The weather and school closings have postponed games for athletes - but Mother Nature did not step in when the Wolves hosted Lake Orion, Jan. 21. Clarkston froze out the visiting team for their eighth win of the season in the OAA crossover, 64-27....more >>

Coach impressed with skiers

Ski Coach Phil Nimmo said he was "impressed with the team's skiing" this past week. The Holly/Oxford girls team beat Flushing 26-53. "The girls came off of losses in the first two races and stepped up against Flushing," Nimmo said....more >>
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Up to the plate

Snow might be covering the baseball fields right now but three Wolves are looking forward not only their senior spring season but beyond. Clarkston High School hitters Nick Morey, Ryan Rea and David Steward signed their letters of intent for college on Jan....more >>

Bowlers keep winning

The Oxford Wildcats finally got to bowl at Collier Lanes on Thursday against the newly formed Bloomfield team. After 5 matches on the road it was a great to be back home. The Oxford girls won 29 to 1....more >>
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Grapplers top Macomb teams

The Wolves went 4-1 at the Oakland-Macomb tournament last Saturday and Bret Foltz (130) helped out as he went undefeated. "We wrestled well," said Clarkston Varsity Wrestling Coach Derek Moscovic....more >>
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Wolves hot lead leaves Dragons cold on ice

The Wolves went out onto the ice on Saturday to avenge their earlier loss to Lake Orion and make it harder for their opponents clinch a share of the OAA Red title. Clarkston Hockey surrounded their net in celebration when the game finished - they accomplished both with a 4-0 win over the Dragons....more >>

Close win

The Lady Wolves took the sting out of the Avondale Yellow Jackets as they beat them 45-40, Jan. 21. "It was a close game," said Clarkston Girls Varsity Basketball Head Coach Tim Wasilk....more >>
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Born October 1st
1904: Vladimir Horowitz, Russian-born American virtuoso pianist.
1924: Jimmy Carter, 39th president of the U.S. (1977-1981)
1932: Albert Collins, guitarist.
1935: Julie Andrews (Julia Elizabeth Wells), actress and singer whose films include Mary Poppins and The Sound of Music.
1946: Tim O'Brien, novelist (The Things They Carried, In the Lake of the Woods).
October 1st
in history
1942: The German Army grinds to a complete halt within the city of Stalingrad. Winter tempest in Stalingrad.
1943: British troops in Italy enter Naples and occupy Foggia airfield. The Japanese-American 442nd Regimental Combat Team fought bravely in eight major campaigns.
1944: The U.S. First Army begins the siege Aachen, Germany.
1946: Twelve Nazi war criminals are sentenced to be hanged at Nuremberg trials---Karl Donitz, Hermann Goring, Alfred Jodl, Hans Frank, Wilhelm Frick, Ernst Kaltenbrunner, Wilhelm Keitel, Joachin von Ribbentrop, Fritz Saukel, Arthur Seyss-Inquart, Julius Streicher, and Alfred Rosenberg.
1974: Five Nixon aides--Kenneth Parkinson, Robert Mardian, Nixon's Chief of Staff H.R. Haldeman, John Ehrlichman, and U.S. Attorney General John Mitchell--go on trial for conspiring to hinder the Watergate investigation.